Delta County Sheriff Fred McKee reports that a suspect has been identified in a fire that destroyed a home at 13163 F Road west of Delta. The fire occurred at about 2 a.m. June 29.
The home was occupied by Dale and Deanna Haag and their family. Everyone escaped without injury, although one child reportedly had to jump out of a bedroom window.
The sheriff said it’s believed the unnamed juvenile suspect started the fire by accident. The district attorney is reviewing the evidence to determine what, if any, charges will be filed.